The IMEX Group, organizers of the annual IMEX in Frankfurt and IMEX America trade shows for the meetings, incentive travel and events industry, is spotlighting five trends its members expect to see this year. 1. Let’s play: Gamification In 2014, industry trendsetters used play as a tool to unlock creativity. In 2015, according to Gartner, […]
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As the IMEX group looks toward its second American trade show, in Las Vegas in October, it is still drawing conclusions from what was learned at the inaugural U.S. event in 2011. IMEX, which also produces the giant show for the global meetings industry in Frankfurt, Germany, offers these observations for 2012: Business is looking […]
The travel industry employs 7.7 million Americans— one out of every eight non-farm jobs in the United States — and that number is likely to rise within the coming months. According to a forecast released by the U.S. Travel Association (USTA), 90,000 new travel industry jobs will become available in 2010. This follows the loss […]